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Habanero Resources Inc.
Habanero Arranges Financing with an Institutional Investor
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Dec. 30, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Habanero Resources Inc. ("Habanero") (Pink Sheets:HBNRF) (TSX-V:HAO) (Frankfurt:HRJ) announces a non-brokered private placement of up to 478,405 units at $0.35 per unit for total proceeds of $167,442, subject to regulatory approval. Each unit will consist of one flow-through common share and one non flow-through share purchase warrant; each warrant entitles the holder to purchase one non flow-through common share for a period of two years from closing at $0.50 per share. Proceeds from this placement will be used for future exploration and development of Habanero's Canadian oil and gas interests. The single subscriber for this placement will be an institutional flow-through fund. A finder's fee in accordance with the exchange guidelines will be paid.
HEICO Corporation Sets Annual Meeting and Record Date
HOLLYWOOD and MIAMI, Fla., Dec. 30, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- HEICO Corporation (NYSE:HEI.A) and (NYSE:HEI) today announced that its Annual Meeting will be held March 27, 2006. Shareholders of record at the close of business on January 23, 2006 will be entitled to vote at the meeting.
Deutsche Bank AG's Holdings in Metso to 4.97 Percent
HELSINKI, Finland, Dec. 30, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Metso Corporation has been informed about a decrease in the holding of Deutsche Bank AG and its subsidiary companies of the paid up share capital of Metso Corporation. On December 27, 2005, Deutsche Bank AG and its subsidiary companies were in possession of 7,073,628 Metso shares to which they had the dispositive rights. This holding represents 4.99 percent of the paid up share capital of Metso Corporation.
Delta Mutual, Inc.
Delta Announces Successful Start of Operations at Indramayu Facility
SELLERSVILLE, Pa., Dec. 29, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Delta Mutual, Inc. (OTCBB:DLTM), specializing in energy recovery and construction services through environmentally-friendly technologies and products, today announced the successful start of operations at the Company's first permanent oil sludge processing facility in Indonesia through its Delta-Envirotech subsidiary's local joint venture, PT. Tryhuda-Envirotech.
Catholic Medical Association
Catholic Medical Association Forms Task Force to Address Child Abuse Programs
BOSTON, Dec. 29, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Catholic Medical Association has formed a Task Force in response to concerns expressed by parents, educators, physicians, priests and Bishops about the appropriateness and effectiveness of child abuse programs. This panel of experts specializing in varying fields of medicine will apply medical science to study the programs for children. This review will be grounded in the developmental, emotional, and moral needs of children, and research on the content and effectiveness of sexual abuse education programs. The Task Force goal is to offer recommendations to the Church, families and educators to aid in the protection of the children and adolescents.
Scott+Scott, LLC Informs Investors That the Lead Plaintiff Motion Deadline in the Securities Fraud Action Against Guidant Corporation is January 3, 2006 -- GDT
COLCHESTER, Conn., Dec. 29, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Scott+Scott, LLC (http://www.scott-scott.com) initiated a securities fraud class action on November 3, 2005, in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Indiana against Guidant Corp. ("Guidant" or the "Company") (NYSE:GDT) and certain individual defendants (No. 05CV1658). Guidant securities purchasers between December 15, 2004 and November 3, 2005, inclusive (the "Class Period") are putative class members. Guidant claims to provide therapeutic medical solutions for customers, patients and healthcare systems worldwide.
Riverview Bancorp, Inc.
Riverview Bancorp, Inc. Completes Issuance of $7 Million in Trust Preferred Securities and Announces Plans to Report Third Quarter Results
VANCOUVER, Wash., Dec. 29, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Riverview Bancorp, Inc. (Nasdaq:RVSB) (the "Company"), the holding company for Riverview Community Bank ("Bank"), today announced that it completed the issuance of $7 million in trust preferred securities. The trust preferred securities were issued by a special purpose business trust owned by the Company and placed by D.A. Davidson, FTN Financial Capital Markets and Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, Inc. The net proceeds from this issuance will be invested in the Bank to provide additional capital for general corporate purposes, including current and future expansion of the Bank.
The Plasencia Group
The Plasencia Group, Inc. Advises Hilton Hotels Corporation in the Sale of 600-Room Hilton Hotel in Anchorage, Alaska
TAMPA, Fla., Dec. 29, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Plasencia Group, Inc., the leading hospitality transaction and consulting services firm representing owners of hotels, resorts, and golf courses, served as exclusive investment advisor to Hilton Hotels Corporation in the sale of the 600-room Hilton Hotel in Anchorage, Alaska.